Afua Richardson

Afua Richardson

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Afua Richardson is an African-Native American artist best known for her comic book illustration for Marvel’s World of Wakanda. Her comic, Genius, with writers Marc Bernardin and Adam Freeman won Top Cow’s 2008 Pilot Season. Some of her other works include work with NPR’s Black History Month, All Star Batman for DC comics, Attack on Titan for Kodansha, Mad Max for Vertigo, and cover art for X-Men ’92, Totally Awesome Hulk and Captain America and the Mighty Avengers. Marvel recently chose Richardson as the artist for a new comic featuring the character Blade. She is one of a small group of African American women artists who are employed by the “big two” comic publishers in the United States.